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Shooting Live 7.62x39mm From A 12 Gauge Shotgun

Shooting Live 7.62x39mm From A 12 Gauge Shotgun

Hey guys, Mattv2099 here. And what I have here are 7.62x39mm 12 gauge. 762×12 gauge. what I have done here is created a wax slug with a 7.62×39 round in there. I started thinking about these rounds about a month ago. And I spoke with Jeff over at Taofledermaus on Youtube and he did the 556 out of a shotgun…

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Shotgun Gauges Explained – Shotguns 101 #3

Shotgun Gauges Explained – Shotguns 101 #3

The shotgun world is a mess of old standards & notations, and nowhere is this more evident than the way we define bore diameters. Just about everyone is familiar with the terms – 12-gauge, 20-gauge, etcetera – but what exactly does gauge mean, and how does it translate to an actual diameter? Well, to answer that properly, we have to…

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Parallel-Bore Side by Side Shotgun – Look Ma, No Rib!

Parallel-Bore Side by Side Shotgun – Look Ma, No Rib!

Hey guys, thanks for tuning in to another video on ForgottenWeapons.com, I’m Ian McCollum, and I’m here today at the James Julia auction house taking a look at some of the guns that they’re going to be selling in their upcoming Spring of 2018 firearms auction. And, I don’t normally look at sporting shotguns, but this one really caught my…

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